Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge invites applications for a one-year fixed-term post as Isaac Newton Trust Teaching Associate in English with effect from 1 October 2020

The successful candidate will be required to provide 200 hours of small-group teaching in Cambridge for undergraduates studying for the English Tripos (across 23 teaching weeks) and to take the role of Director of Studies for some or all of the College’s undergraduate students of English, participating in admissions, outreach and enrichment activities. Preference will […]

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Dr Diarmuid Hester (Leverhulme Early Career Fellow) named a New Generation Thinker by a joint committee of the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the BBC

Dr Diarmuid Hester (Leverhulme Early Career Fellow) has been named a New Generation Thinker by a joint committee of the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the BBC. Defined as an academic who ‘brings the best of university research and scholarly ideas to a broad audience through the media and public engagement’, New Generation […]

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Dr Kasia Boddy’s new book ‘Blooming Flowers’ published by Yale University Press, 28 April 2020

Dr Kasia Boddy’s new book ‘Blooming Flowers: A Seasonal History of Flowers and People’ is published by Yale University Press on 28 April 2020. https://yalebooks.co.uk/display.asp?k=9780300243338 “Blooming Flowers is a gorgeously lush evocation of twelve different flowers, each one steeped in its own stories, cultural associations and botanical wonder. It is not just a sunny celebration of […]

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